Welcome to Emerson Health

Helping health organisations by  engaging with your stakeholders to create practical and implementable system reform


Emerson Health is a boutique consultancy established in 2016 by Principal Consultant, Alicia Cook.

Alicia started Emerson Health after an accomplished career spanning clinical software development, medical publishing, health communications, digital health and funding reform projects.

Emerson Health makes use of transformational coaching methodologies to deliver business-critical projects for a range of public, private-sector and not-for-profit health organisations.

Our clients typically seek to resolve pressing organisational challenges and are looking for high-quality outcomes as well as effective and empathetic stakeholder engagement.

We specialise in innovation for health care - across technology, service models, new ways of working and organisational and workforce sustainability.


Emerson Health is prequalified on the NSW Government Performance and Management Services Scheme,
is an accredited supplier under the Tasmanian Government Information Technology Contract
and is on the Commonwealth Department of Health ABF Advice Panel.


Core Services

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End-to-end strategic planning including consultation and engagement with your key stakeholders, literature reviews/market scans, data analysis and design and facilitation of engaging workshops for consensus-based group decision making.

Transformational Program Delivery

We specialise in program planning and establishment as well as rapid process analysis and improvement initiatives.

Speaking and Training

Bespoke adult education on innovation themes, as well as conference and meeting keynotes, workshops and presentations.


Our Areas of Specialisation

Digital Health

Funding and Performance Improvement


Models of Care and Redesign


We're Proud to Work With

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